|Products||upscale goods, including clothing, cosmetics, jewelry and household supplies|
|Owner||Central Group (50%), Signa Holding (50%)|
Number of employees
|Parent||Central Group (50%), Signa Holding (50%)|
Globus is a Swiss department store company, with 13 department stores in Switzerland. The group, which includes the Herren Globus chain of menswear stores and the Office World chain of office supplies stores, was previously owned by Switzerland's largest retailer, Migros. It is now owned by Central Group and Signa Holding.
Globus was founded in 1907 in Zürich, and now has stores in all major Swiss cities. The chain sells mostly upscale goods, including clothing, cosmetics, jewelry and household supplies. The stores are noted for their extensive delicatessen section, called Globus Delicatessa, and their former mascot, Globi, the comic books about whom have been a fixture in the childhood of many Swiss.
There are Globus department stores in:
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